September 8, 2017 : new indie albums worth a listen

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September 2017 - New Indie Releases

 

New Music Friday : September 8, 2017

 

THE NATIONAL MOUNT KIMBIE
Sleep Well Beast Love What Survives
Origin : Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Origin : London, England
Genre : Indie Rock Genre : Ambient, Electronica
==> Seventh brilliant studio album by the American band. On August, the single The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness became the band's first song to reach number one on a Billboard songs chart. ==> Third studio album by the British electronic music duo, released on Warp Records, including collaborations with King Krule, James Blake, Andrea Balency and Micachu.
   
DEATH FROM ABOVE NOTHING BUT THIEVES
Outrage! Is Now Broken Machine (Deluxe)
Origin : Toronto, Ontario, Canada Origin : Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England
Genre : Alternative Rock, Punk Rock Genre : Alternative Rock, Math Rock

==> Third studio album by the Canadian duo (vocalist and drummer Sebastien Grainger and bassist Jesse F. Keeler). Known as "Death From Above 1979" since 2004, in june 2017 they changed their name back to the original : Death From Above.

==> Second studio album by the British band formed in 2012 and consisting of lead vocalist and guitarist Conor Mason, guitarist Joe Langridge-Brown, guitarist and keyboardist Dominic Craik, bassist Philip Blake, and drummer James Price.
   
SPARKS ALVVAYS
Hippopotamus Antisocialites
Origin : Los Angeles, California, USA Origin : Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Genre : Alternative Pop, Art Rock Genre : Indie Pop, Dream Pop
==> Twenty-fifth studio album, released through BMG Records, by the American duo formed since 1972 by brothers Ron Mael (keyboards) and Russell Mael (vocals). ==> Second studio album by the Canadian band formed in 2011 and led by singer-songwriter Molly Rankin, daughter of John Morris Rankin, a fiddler with the Celtic folk family collective the Rankin Family.
   
THE DREAM SYNDICATE SUPERFOOD
How Did I Find Myself Here? Bambino
Origin : Los Angeles, California, USA Origin : Birmingham, England
Genre : Alternative Rock Genre : Alternative Pop
==> Active from 1981 to 1989, The band has been reforned in 2012 by bandleader Steve Wynn. They deliver their fifth studio album through the label Anti. ==> Second studio album by the British duo. After a 2014 Brit-Pop debut, the new release is described as : "Highly addictive pop fare, it's the sound of a band emerging from the ashes with a nifty set of wings and some colourful feathers." (Clash Music)
   
ZOLA JESUS NICK MULVEY
Okovi Wake Up Now
Origin : Phoenix, Arizona, USA Origin : Cambridge, England
Genre : Lyrical Synthpop Genre : Alternative Folk

==> Fifth brilliant studio album by American singer-songwriter and producer Nicole Hummel, known by her stage name Zola Jesus and active since 2006.

==> Second studio album by the British musician, singer-songwriter who studied music in Havana, Cuba. Founder member of 2008 Mercury Prize nominated band Portico Quartet, he left in 2011 to pursue his solo career.